Pearl M. Jacobsen

6 January 1897–22 September 1969 (Age 72)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Pearl M.

When Pearl M. Jacobsen was born on 6 January 1897, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Jacob Peter Jacobsen, was 35 and her mother, Sofia Bendigte Christina Larsson, was 35. She married Harold Andrew Dick on 28 June 1920, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She died on 22 September 1969, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Harold Andrew Dick
1892–1965
Pearl M. Jacobsen
1897–1969
Marriage: 28 June 1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1920
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · The Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

Age 3

Historically known as the Chicago Drainage Canal, the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal is a canal system that connects the Chicago River to the Des Plaines River. It reverses the direction of the Chicago River, which now flows out of Lake Michigan rather than into it. It is one of two canals that helps navigation to ships traveling between the Great Lakes Waterway and the Mississippi River system.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Dutch, Danish, North German, and Norwegian: patronymic from Jacob .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Pearl Jackobson in household of Jacob Jackobson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Pearl Dick in household of Harold Dick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Pearl Dick in household of Harold Dick, "United States Census, 1930"

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